Monthly Archives March 2014

Happy St. Pat’s Day!


Hello on this fabulous holiday called St. Patrick’s Day! We recently helped our 1st grader with his leprechaun trap for a school project.  Here’s what we used:


Oatmeal container

foam board (for the base)

Colorful popsicle sticks

construction paper – black & gold

poster board paper – green

plastic wrap

gold spray paint



Exacto knife (for adults!)


Goop glue

We first spray painted an assortment of rocks from our driveway and let the rocks dry.

While the rocks were drying, we covered an empty oatmeal container with green poster board and taped the ends together.  We then cut with scissors black and gold construction paper in the size we needed to look like it was apart of a leprechaun’s hat and secured with tape...

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